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(BPRW) Urgent need to address health equity at intersection of American Heart Month and Black History Month 2024

(BPRW) Urgent need to address health equity at intersection of American Heart Month and Black History Month 2024

(Black PR Wire) DALLAS — Black Americans have the highest incidence of cardiac arrest outside of the hospital and are significantly less likely to survive.[1] Cardiac arrest in Black neighborhoods is associated with alarmingly lo...
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(BPRW) Black History Month: The Art of Costume Designing

(BPRW) Black History Month: The Art of Costume Designing

(Black PR Wire) Miami, FL – It’s Black History Month, and during this time, we honor and celebrate the contributions and legacy of African Americans to the United States. In recognition of this year’s theme, which is Afric...
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(BPRW) Inspira Health Announces Promotion of Robin A. Walton to Chief Philanthropy Officer and Senior Vice President of External Affairs

(BPRW) Inspira Health Announces Promotion of Robin A. Walton to Chief Philanthropy Officer and Senior Vice President of External Affairs

(Black PR Wire) MULLICA HILL, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Inspira Health today announced the promotion of Robin A. Walton to the role of Chief Philanthropy Officer and Senior Vice President, External Affairs, effective February 1...
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(BPRW) NNPA Salutes U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for Enhancing Opportunity for Black Owned and Other Minority Owned FM Broadcasters through Geotargeting

(BPRW) NNPA Salutes U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for Enhancing Opportunity for Black Owned and Other Minority Owned FM Broadcasters through Geotargeting

(Black PR Wire) WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), representing the Black Press of America and 250 Black owned media companies throughout the United States of America, resolutely joins w...
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(BPRW) BPRW’s “Thrivin’ in Color” Podcast Welcomes Season 2

(BPRW) BPRW’s “Thrivin’ in Color” Podcast Welcomes Season 2

(Black PR Wire) Thrivin’ in Color, the popular podcast from Black PR Wire, kicks off Black History Month with the premiere of its second season. “We’ve successfully produced and have aired 30 dynamic and thought-provo...
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(BPRW) Join us for a candid conversation about AI

(BPRW) Join us for a candid conversation about AI

(Black PR Wire) In recognition of Black History Month, Black PR Wire and media partner, Business Wire will host a webinar to discuss Artificial Intelligence and its opportunities, challenges and impact in the Black community, including...
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(BPRW) Black PR Wire's February Power Profiler: Usher

(BPRW) Black PR Wire's February Power Profiler: Usher

(Black PR Wire) Usher Raymond IV was born in Dallas, Texas, to Jonetta Patton (née O'Neal) and Usher Raymond III. He began singing when he was six years old, joining the local church choir at the behest of his mother who ac...
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(BPRW) A Community Looks Toward the Glorya Kaufman Model to Address School’s Closure, Combat Disparities, and Improve the Quality of Life for Residents in the Morningside Park Community

(BPRW) A Community Looks Toward the Glorya Kaufman Model to Address School’s Closure, Combat Disparities, and Improve the Quality of Life for Residents in the Morningside Park Community

(Black PR Wire) In the shadow of billionaire investments and nestled along the eastern entrance of the vibrant city of Inglewood, Morningside Park is gearing up for change. This community, which includes landmarks like the Forum, sitting ad...
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(BPRW) American Black Film Festival Honors Announces 2024 Honorees & 2024 Show Date of March 3rd

(BPRW) American Black Film Festival Honors Announces 2024 Honorees & 2024 Show Date of March 3rd

(Black PR Wire) LOS ANGELES – The 6th American Black Film Festival (ABFF) Honors announced today the honorees of its annual awards ceremony recognizing excellence in the motion picture and television industry. Pres...
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(BPRW) CurlMix Accelerates Growth with Crowdfunding Campaign After Remarkable Milestones

(BPRW) CurlMix Accelerates Growth with Crowdfunding Campaign After Remarkable Milestones

(Black PR Wire) Chicago - CurlMix, the pioneering Black-owned beauty brand renowned for its premium natural hair care products, proudly announces the launch of a groundbreaking crowdfunding campaign on WeFunder.com. This strategic move foll...
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(BPRW) Unite For HER Brings Integrative Services to TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance’s Pre-emptive Breast Cancer Clinical Trial Recruitment & Retention Program

(BPRW) Unite For HER Brings Integrative Services to TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance’s Pre-emptive Breast Cancer Clinical Trial Recruitment & Retention Program

(Black PR Wire) ANNAPOLIS, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance (TOUCHBBCA), and Unite for HER, a national nonprofit, announce a strategic alliance to increase the quality of care for Black women in cancer cli...
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(BPRW) 100 Black Men of Atlanta Launches ‘Brother to Brother’ Series Season 1

(BPRW) 100 Black Men of Atlanta Launches ‘Brother to Brother’ Series Season 1

(Black PR Wire) The 100 Black Men of Atlanta recently launched its 'Brother to Brother' Season 1. Hosted by Louis Negron, the series showcases members who are not only esteemed business leaders but also passionate about serving the com...
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(BPRW) 2024 Pan African Film & Arts Festival To Take Place in Los Angeles Feb. 6-19

(BPRW) 2024 Pan African Film & Arts Festival To Take Place in Los Angeles Feb. 6-19

(Black PR Wire) LOS ANGELES — Recently, the Pan African Film & Arts Festival (PAFF) announced its lineup for its upcoming in-person festival Feb. 6-19, 2024.  Now in its 32nd year, the Festival is returning to the Cinema...
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(BPRW) iHeartMedia Announces Jess Hilarious As New Co-Host For The Nationally Syndicated Hit Radio Show “The Breakfast Club”

(BPRW) iHeartMedia Announces Jess Hilarious As New Co-Host For The Nationally Syndicated Hit Radio Show “The Breakfast Club”

(Black PR Wire) NEW YORK – iHeartMedia, the leading audio company in America with a greater reach in the U.S. than any other media outlet, announced recently that Jess Hilarious will join the wildly popular, nationally syndi...
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(BPRW) GAROI Media Awarded “Digital Marketing Campaign of the Year” by American Marketing Association

(BPRW) GAROI Media Awarded “Digital Marketing Campaign of the Year” by American Marketing Association

(Black PR Wire) Miami, FL – GAROI Media, a leading advertising agency based in Miami, was recognized with the prestigious "Digital Marketing Campaign of the Year"award at the 5th Annual American Marketing Association (AMA) S...
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(BPRW) The Arsht Center celebrates Black excellence with the fifth annual Heritage Fest and An Evening with Talib Kweli - February 4, 2024

(BPRW) The Arsht Center celebrates Black excellence with the fifth annual Heritage Fest and An Evening with Talib Kweli - February 4, 2024

(Black PR Wire) Miami, FL – The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County (@arshtcenter) is pleased to announce the return of HERITAGE FEST to the Arsht Center’s outdoor Thomson Plaza...
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(BPRW) NOMINEES ANNOUNCED FOR THE “55TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS” AIRING LIVE SATURDAY, MARCH 16 AT 8:00 PM ET/ PT ON BET AND CBS

(BPRW) NOMINEES ANNOUNCED FOR THE “55TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS” AIRING LIVE SATURDAY, MARCH 16 AT 8:00 PM ET/ PT ON BET AND CBS

(Black PR Wire) LOS ANGELES – Recently, NAACP unveiled the full list of “55th NAACP Image Awards” nominees with Netflix and Amazon leading the pack with 55 and 27 nominations respectively. The winn...
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(BPRW) BLK Dating App Launches “New Year, Real You: #RealNotPerfect” Campaign To Empower Black Women In 2024

(BPRW) BLK Dating App Launches “New Year, Real You: #RealNotPerfect” Campaign To Empower Black Women In 2024

(Black PR Wire) BLK Dating App, the world’s largest dating and lifestyle app for the Black community, has officially launched its empowering campaign for the new year. The uplifting initiative entitled “New Year, Real You: #Real...
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(BPRW) Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Supports Ora Lee Smith Cancer Research Foundation in Celebration of Black History Month

(BPRW) Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Supports Ora Lee Smith Cancer Research Foundation in Celebration of Black History Month

(Black PR Wire) BALTIMORE, MD. – As part of the Black History Month celebration, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., is supporting the Black tech-based cancer charity, Ora Lee Smith Cancer Research Foundation, w...
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(BPRW) Michelle Obama’s Girls Opportunity Alliance to Distribute $500,000 in Funding and Organizational Support to Chicago-Based Girl Serving Organizations

(BPRW) Michelle Obama’s Girls Opportunity Alliance to Distribute $500,000 in Funding and Organizational Support to Chicago-Based Girl Serving Organizations

(Black PR Wire) CHICAGO – Recently, former First Lady and Founder of the Obama Foundation’s Girls Opportunity Alliance, Michelle Obama, announced a new commitment to empower and uplift girls in Chicago. The Girls Opportunit...
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